Surulere a Local Government Area in Lagos State is situated on the Mainland. It is the location for the two stadiums in Lagos State which are the National Stadium and Teslim Balogun Stadium. The National Stadium was built in 1961 and has hosted some international football events in the 90s up to 2001. However it is now in a dilapidated state as a result of poor management and maintenance. The stadium is now used for different athletic activities, school competitions such as inter-house sports competition , religious gatherings, amongst others. Teslim Balogun Stadium which is named after a former Nigerian professional footballer is located opposite the National Stadium.
Surulere is a residential and commercial area, and has some well known streets such as Adeniran Ogunsanya street, Bode Thomas Street, Eric Moore Road, and Ogunlana drive. Adeniran Ogunsanya street is a point for many private businesses such as eateries, lounges, hotels, clubs, etc. Presently, there are two shopping malls on Adeniran Ogunsanya street; Adeniran Ogunsanya Shopping mall (AOS Mall) and Leisure Mall equally known as Filmhouse Surulere.
There are a lot of activities one can engage in at Leisure Mall such as seeing a movie, going shopping for outfits or grocery shopping, eat out at any of the various restaurants/fast foods available, have dessert or snacks on the go, visit any of the hair or accessory stores. ATM points are also available in the mall. Leisure Mall just like any other mall in Lagos is usually crowded during the weekends.
So if you want to avoid the crowd then it is best to go during the week and the fact that movie tickets are cheaper during the week is another added advantage. Apart from the malls, there are also very good relaxation in Surulere where one can relax and after a long and busy day or week. Nightlife in Surulere is also on point. There are various bars, lounges, and clubs, examples are Xfactor lounge, Lavenda, De crib, Club Elysium, Q Lounge, etc.
As earlier pointed out, surulere is a residential area and there are residential apartments complexes and estates in the area. While some of them are new and have a more modern style, others are old.
Ojuelegba is one of the well known suburbs in Surulere. It has a substantial number of nightclubs, restaurants, joints, and studios. Ojuelegba connects to Tejuosho market, Yaba , Mushin and other parts of Surulere. It has a big motor spare parts market and sports wears & items market.
Directions to some Places Within or Without Surulere
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